The Pond, an acrylic on canvas. Definitely a painting that reflects the water theme you’ve been seeing me post so much about in recent weeks. Abstract Art I consider this painting approach “Abstract Expressionism.” It is the one that best describes the art style here. Below, is one of the many many, photos… Continue reading The Pond: abstract expressionism
Time was a definite factor in this Impressionist Seascape in Acrylics. Yesterday’s post, Sea Sensations inspired me and I really couldn’t forego art altogether. I decided regardless of time issues, I would paint Something! I didn’t get my oils out, nor that massive roll of lovely linen canvas. However, I did take a quick 10 minutes to… Continue reading Blue Skies and Sea: in acrylics
The Sea. She keeps replaying in my mind. On a loop. The Sea sensations. The textures, the sounds, the feel, the colors. The mood. I guess, its a thing. I’m artistically enamoured, if you will. It began with a little mini holiday. To the Sea. My camera and the 1000 shots… Continue reading Sea…. sensations
Birds of Paradise in my Garden. I caught this just after a short burst of rain during the night. Those morning rain droplets playing upon the stem, were simply irresistible. Bird of Paradise in the Garden Strelitzia also known as …. Bird of Paradise. And reminds me just a little of our recent… Continue reading Bird of Paradise in my Garden
Just for fun. A quick bit of mixing and matching. Testing the colors out, seeing who looks good together. Watercolor Play I created a 6 set chart in watercolors. Then found a few sets that appealed to me the most. This triad with the Daniel Smith Moonglow, the cobalt teal (green blue)… Continue reading Color Play Triad
Fast. Fun. Free. Images of the ocean. Creating the pulse of sea salt, grit, sand and surf. Its a rapid beat, surf spraying and ‘wave riders’ at one with the sea. Sea Salt and Sand The surfers are on the edge, riding each wave…… with a seemingly careless… Continue reading Sea Salt, Sand and Surf
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